200 South Street Inn - Charlottesville, Virginia, 22902, United States

Ashlawn-Highland, Home of James Monroe

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Just two miles from Monticello, Ashlawn-Highland is yet another historical gem in Charlottesville.  Thomas Jefferson chose this site for James Monroe, fifth President of the Untied States, because he wanted his friend to be within his view. Owned by the College of William and Mary, the estate was origionaly named Highland by Monroe and later called Ashlawn by a subsequent owner.  It carries the title of both names today and serves as a museum, working farm and performance site for the arts. 

  • Open daily November through March from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. and April through October from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Adults $14, Seniors $12, Youth $8. The address is 2050 James Monroe Parkway, Charlottesville, VA 22902.
  • The house tour lasts approximately 35 minutes.  These tickets are not timed like Monticello.
  • Visit www.ashlawnhighland.org for more details.
200 South Street Inn
200 W South Street
Charlottesville, Virginia, 22902, United States
Call: +1 434 9790200


200 South Street - History, Entertainment, Elegance

Welcome to our Bed and Breakfast located two blocks off Charlottesville's Historic Pedestrian Mall, one mile from the University of Virginia and four miles from Thomas Jefferson's home, Monticello. This inn offers old world elegance and pleasant lodging in Charlottesville's lively downtown district. All of our accommodations include breakfast each morning and a room with its own private bath. Free parking and high speed internet are available to all of our guests.